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A Eureka man is on the loose after allegedly breaking into his ex-girlfriends house and threatening to kill her. Plus, large breaking waves attracted beach goers to the coast, despite the high surf advisory. Also, more changes coming to the parent company of Ray’s Food Place. 
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Shawn McCallum of Eureka; after he allegedly broke into is ex-girlfriends house and threatened to kill her. That’s according to the Sheriff’s Office. 
The incident happened just before 5:30 this morning in the Humboldt Hill area. When deputies arrived on scene they discovered a male subject had forced entry to...

The Red Wildland Fire burning near the Snow Camp area is 100 percent contained. Plus, high surf advisory has the Coast Guard urging residents to stay out of the water this weekend. Also, local volunteer fire fighters participate in the North Bay Fire Academy. 

It’s been a week since the Red Wildland Fire started in the Snow Camp area of Humboldt County. According to Calfire officials as of Friday night the blaze is completely under control, and burned a total of 333 acres.
The fire was expected to be contained by Sunday, but thanks to the recent rainfall fire crews were able to get a better hold on the blaze.

A Bay Area man wanted in San Jose for suspicion of homicide has been arrested in Fortuna. 21-year old Andrew Daniel Rodriquez, of San Jose was wanted in the shooting death of a San Jose teen.

Fortuna Police officers located him Friday on the 2600 block of Boone Street. Rodriguez has been booked into the Humboldt County jail for the felony warrant pending extradition back to San Jose. ...

Sheriff’s deputies served a search warrant in McKinleyville and arrested three adults. Members of the Humboldt County Drug Task Force arrived at the 2200 block of Walnut Avenue in McKinleyville around 7 am this morning.

They found five adults and  six children living in the single story residence. The children ranged in ages from nine months to fourteen years of age. Thirty two year old...

TRINIDAD- A Trinidad man is dead after a fight at the Hidden Creek RV Park early Friday morning. The victim, Jesse Ruiz, 24 of Trinidad, was allegedly killed by 33-year-old Larry Clinton Morrow, the exact cause of death is unknown at this time.

Deputies from the Humboldt County Sheriff's office responded to reports that a fight broke out at 3 a.m. When authorities responded on scene...

Experts are advising anyone going to local beaches this weekend to use caution.

There is a threat of extreme wave conditions for this weekend along the coast in Humboldt, Mendocino and Del Norte Counties.  Waves about 20 feet high are expected, and U.S. Coast Guard officials say you should avoid any activities on or near the ocean. They say if you do go to the beach, make sure you do...